Carla Hayden Confirmed as First Black Woman to Be Librarian of Congress — TIME

Carla Hayden made history on Wednesday as the Senate voted to approve her nomination as Librarian of Congress, making her both the first woman and the first African American to hold the post. Hayden was first nominated by President Obama in February, and the Senate Rules Committee approved her nomination in early June. In recent…

via Carla Hayden Confirmed as First Black Woman to Be Librarian of Congress — TIME

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